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39 and 40, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Kington, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.2034 / 52°12'12"N

Longitude: -3.0302 / 3°1'48"W

OS Eastings: 329695

OS Northings: 256626

OS Grid: SO296566

Mapcode National: GBR F5.370R

Mapcode Global: VH778.FWF8

Entry Name: 39 and 40, High Street

Listing Date: 26 July 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196507

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385883

Location: Kington, County of Herefordshire, HR5

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Kington

Built-Up Area: Kington

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Kington

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text



(South East side)
Nos.39 AND 40


Houses, now shops and dwellings. Late C18. Brick; ashlar;
Welsh slate roof with tile-coped gable parapets; brick ridge
stack and end stack. 3 storeys; 4-window range: to left, two
C18 6/6 sashes; to right, two C19 plain sashes; gauged brick
flat arches; 3/6 sashes, over; moulded wood eaves. C20
shopfront to No.39; early C20 shopfront to No.40, with central
half-glazed panelled door and plain overlight, flanked by
plate-glass windows with curved returns and moulded
glazing-bars, under moulded fascia-board and hood, on panelled
pilasters. Left returned side: rubble; ashlar to front; wing
to rear with C20 door in altered opening under stone flat
arch; casement over in altered opening under brick flat arch.
Rear: brick; rendered gable to wing of No.40; wing with
steep-pitched Welsh slate roof and brick stack, to No.39.

Listing NGR: SO2969556626

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